5 Things Missing From Your Retirement Budget

When preparing your retirement budget, it’s sometimes hard to anticipate every expense. One of the biggest mistakes newly retired people make is underestimating how much they will spend to afford a comfortable lifestyle. They end up overspending because they miss some...

Financial Elder Abuse Is On The Rise

I was distressed to read the CBC news report about a 92 year old man who had basically been ripped off by his own children who had been draining his bank account. Even more disturbing is that financial abuse of seniors is on the rise, and the likeliest perpetrators...

RRSPs Are Not A Scam: A Guide For The Anti-RRSP Crowd

“I don’t invest in my RRSP anymore because I’ll have to pay tax on the withdrawals.” This type of thinking around RRSPs has become increasingly common since the TFSA was introduced in 2009. The anti-RRSP crowd must come from one of two schools of thought: They believe...

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